Girl Scouts File Lawsuit Against Boy Scouts for Name Change

Joshua Perry, Co-editor-in-chief

November 16, 2018

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The Girl Scouts of America recently filed a lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America for changing the name of its main program from “Boy Scouts” to “Scouts BSA,” part of the century-old organization’s recent shift ...

EHS Evacuated After Threat

Molly Farrar, Culture Editor

November 8, 2018

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Edwardsville High School was evacuated on Thursday, Nov. 1 due to a threat discovered in a second-floor bathroom around 10:25 a.m. The “general” threat specified a time, so the school district had to act quickly. “We ta...

Hypnotist Show to Mesmerize

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

October 25, 2018

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The cheerleading team will be holding a “Comedy Hypnosis Show” fundraiser on Nov. 3. The show will feature hypnotist William Mitchell in the EHS gymnasium at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Mitchell travels the country and...

Bratwursts and Sauerkraut: Annual German Club “Oktoberfest” Bring in Language Clubs

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

October 12, 2018

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German, French and Spanish words can be heard all around the second floor, but on one day a year, they all move to Township Park for German Club’s “Oktoberfest.” Everyone was invited for this event, not just those in...

Everyone’s Acrylic at the Edwardsville Art Fair

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

September 27, 2018

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Art students made their pointillism at the annual Art Fair held in Edwardsville City Park this past weekend and their hard work wasn’t brushed off. National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society and Advanced Placement...

Brett Kavanaugh Faces Sexual Misconduct Allegations ahead of SCOTUS Confirmation

Joshua Perry, Co-editor-in-chief

September 27, 2018

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Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s supreme court nominee, is under nationwide scrutiny after allegations of him sexual misconduct in his past have resurfaced before his confirmation vote Friday. According to ABC News, Kavan...

EHS Students to Go Above and Abroad

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

September 20, 2018

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After years of foreign soap operas and tedious workbook assignments, there is now an opportunity to put your skills to use by traveling to Europe and immersing yourself in other cultures. There are two opportunities for students...

Bob Woodward Publishes ‘Fear: Trump in the White House’

Anna Farrar, News Editor

September 13, 2018

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Fear. This word represents how some Americans feel about the current administration in the White House. Now, Bob Woodward, famed for breaking the Watergate Scandal, is writing a book to address these fears, and it’s not in Trump’s...

New Mattress Fundraiser to Support Band, Orchestra and Choir

Ryan Ash, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

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The EHS band, choir, and orchestra programs will host their first annual mattress fundraiser on Sept. 22 in the commons. The fundraiser will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be selling a plethora of mattresses, including...

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